Intersectionality is an important topic for the trans community and all communities. What is it, you may ask? Intersectionality merely refers to ways that different types of prejudice and privilege interact. The largest intersectional concern facing the trans community is the treatment of transwomen of color. They get hit with both transmisogyny and racism. Now, … Continue reading Intersectionality
I'm going to go a bit off of what I want this blog to cover. But this is too important to not say anything. Actually, there are quite a few things that I really want to write about, so be prepared. So, on to the minimum wage. It is currently $7.25 federally and various other … Continue reading Minimum Wage
There are so many poor experiences reported by the trans community with respect to the medical community. I'm not implying that there aren't a lot of problems encountered by the trans community. I know the medical community has far to go before it is anywhere near being trans-inclusive. That said, I think it is also … Continue reading Positive Experiences While Dealing with the Medical Community
With this most recent killing, we are now up to 20 this year. Last year we had 14. By August of this year, we had already passed the total number from the year before. And to make it even more disturbing, most of the trans people killed are trans women of color. This is reprehensible. … Continue reading Death Culture
There was a fair bit about belief that I did not include with last week's post, for space reasons. And as an attempt to try to not wander all over the place, as I often do. First, let me share the second Firefly quote. Book: River, you don't... fix the Bible. River: It's broken. It … Continue reading More fun with Belief!